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    Children, Social work leaders, Workforce

    Shifting the focus to the child: how one council went from ‘inadequate’ to ‘good’ in two years

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    Adults, Workforce

    New Mental Health Act must require minimum number of AMHPs, says parliamentary inquiry

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    Children, Social work leaders, Workforce

    How social work is flourishing amid hotdesking in one ‘outstanding’ council

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    Children, Social work leaders, Workforce

    Low take-up of NAAS down to social workers being unsure of benefits, ADCS president warns

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    Adults, Workforce

    Adult PSWs should be part of leadership team with additional roles limited, says government

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    budget cuts

    Adults

    Worsening social care funding position wreaking increased human cost, warn directors

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    Health and Care Professions Council

    Adults

    Social worker who copied and pasted reports which put other professionals ‘at risk’ struck off

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    Adults

    Ombudsman lambasts council for using ‘flawed assessment’ to cut disabled woman’s care by 60%

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    Mental Capacity Act

    Adults

    Expected implementation date for DoLS replacement model announced by care minister

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    Adults, Children, Workforce

    Social worker involved with Penny Appeal awarded MBE in birthday honours list

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    Adults, Children, Workforce

    Social work sector must embrace technology or risk being ‘left behind’, says BASW chief

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    Staff from Somerset Council who took part in BBC Panorama's Crisis in Care series

    Adults

    ‘This is real life social work, you should film this’ – practitioners on letting Panorama’s cameras in

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    Children

    ‘Traditional ways of working’ left agencies unable to safeguard looked-after child involved in gang

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    Adults

    Hancock vows to tackle segregation of children and learning disabled adults failed by ‘broken’ system

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    Mental Capacity Act

    Adults

    DoLS replacement bill becomes law ahead of expected implementation in 2020

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    Adults, Workforce

    Lyn Romeo: adult social work in much stronger position since introduction of chief social worker role

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